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Demonstrating Capable, Adaptive, Partners During 25th RIMPAC

Graphic of RIMPAC logo with archive image from previous exercise

By Vice Adm. Nora Tyson Commander, U.S. 3rd Fleet Commander, Rim of the Pacific’s Combined Task Force It’s hard to imagine that when RIMPAC began in 1971, only five nations participated – Australia, Canada, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, and the United States. Since then, it’s grown to become the …

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Great Green Fleet Continues Great White Fleet’s Legacy of Global Presence

Photos of the Great Green Fleet and the Great White Fleet

By Naval History and Heritage Command’s Communication and Outreach Division The U.S. Navy maintains naval forces capable of winning wars, deterring aggression and maintaining freedom of the seas and, increasingly, it does so incorporating biofuel and other flexible, innovative energy-efficient technologies on ships and ashore. Called the Great Green Fleet, …

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Department of the Navy Transforms Energy Use

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In 2009, Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus announced five energy goals designed to transform the Department of the Navy’s energy use to make us better warfighters, deploying next-generation capabilities that increase combat effectiveness, maximize operational flexibility, and better protect our Sailors and Marines. In the videos below, SECNAV explains …

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